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Small fragment of oak-leaf and acorn foliage from a carved frieze(?) or large panel.

Undated

Pentelic marble

Height: 16cm
Width: 15cm
Thickness: 8cm

Museum number: M59

Vermeule catalogue number: Vermeule 158help-vermeule-catalogue-number

Provenance help-art-provenance

Rome; collected in Rome by Charles Heathcote Tatham for the architect Henry Holland during the 1790s. See Cornelius Vermeule, unpublished Catalogue of the Antiquities at Sir John Soane's Museum, Introduction, transcription of Tatham letters, List 2, no.37.

Literature

Tatham: Drawings, 1.


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